How Much Will We Spend on Super Bowl Snacks?
$1.02B, according to TurboTax
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Jan 28, 2012 2:17 PM CST
Lots of potato chips are going to be sold next weekend.   (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)

(Newser) – It's not nearly as much as we spent on Halloween candy, but it's significant: Americans will spend $1.02 billion on Super Bowl snacks this year, according to a TurboTax infographic obtained by AdWeek. That includes $184.4 million on potato chips, $40 million on pretzels, and $36.3 million on … "puffed cheese." Click through for the whole graphic, which offers all sorts of other fun figures related to the big game.